fia-f3 News and Analysis
Jonny Edgar was one of Britain’s most promising FIA Formula 3 prospects heading into 2022, having moved to reigning teams’ champions Trident for his second campaign. But a sudden diagnosis with Crohn’s Disease forced a break from racing. He told Autosport how he made his triumphant return at Silverstone
Arthur Leclerc took his first FIA Formula 3 win of the season at Silverstone, holding off polesitter Zak O’Sullivan to win Sunday’s feature race.
Isack Hadjar took his second FIA Formula 3 sprint race victory of the season at Silverstone, swooping past Victor Martins on the penultimate lap to steal the win.
Zak O’Sullivan took his first FIA Formula 3 pole position at Silverstone, with the Briton set to start from the front for Sunday’s feature race.
The FIA Formula 3 World Cup in Macau will not be run this year due to COVID-19 restrictions, while FIA WTCR will not make its planned return to Asia.
The announcement that FIA Formula 2 and 3 would race alongside the Australian Grand Prix from 2023 came as a surprise, not only to fans but to the series’ teams too. But with Formula 1’s boom in popularity bringing more fans to the championships, team principals are relishing the opportunity
Red Bull junior Jonny Edgar will return to the FIA Formula 3 Championship at Silverstone next weekend, just a few months after a diagnosis with Crohn’s Disease forced his withdrawal.
Supercars is expected to retain its spot on the Australian Grand Prix undercard next year despite FIA Formula 2 and Formula 3 making the trip down under.
Prema Racing has long dominated FIA Formula 3, taking the teams’ title in two of the past three seasons. But its start to 2022 has been trickier than usual, and the answers lie in its qualifying performance
Victor Martins took his second FIA Formula 3 win of the season in Barcelona to recapture the lead in the championship.
David Vidales took his maiden FIA Formula 3 win in Barcelona, leading the sprint race from lights to flag despite a strong challenge from Jak Crawford.
Roman Stanek snatched his first FIA Formula 3 pole in Barcelona, knocking championship leader Victor Martins off the top of the timesheet at the last second.
With just five points separating the top five after two rounds, FIA Formula 3 looks set for another thrilling season in 2022. But who stands the best chance of pulling away from that pack, and who are the contenders bubbling under?
Roman Stanek clinched his first series victory in a chaotic FIA Formula 3 feature race at Imola, snatching the lead from Ollie Bearman on the penultimate lap.
Franco Colapinto took victory in a dramatic FIA Formula 3 sprint race in Imola after snatching back the lead from Caio Collet on the final lap.
Zane Maloney took pole position for the FIA Formula 3 feature race at Imola, snatching the top spot in a damp qualifying to lead Roman Stanek in a Trident 1-2.
David Schumacher will make his FIA Formula 3 return at this weekend’s second round of the season at Imola, replacing Ayrton Simmons at Charouz.
Caio Collet topped the timesheets at the FIA Formula 3 Championship two-day test in Barcelona.
Former Formula 1 team owner Giancarlo Minardi has been chosen as the new president of the FIA Single-Seater Commission.
Juan Manuel Correa has been ruled out of the opening round of the European Le Mans Series in France after suffering a stress fracture in his left foot.
Trident driver Jonny Edgar has withdrawn from the 2022 FIA Formula 3 season after he was diagnosed with Crohn’s Disease.
Joining the FIA Formula 3 grid as a rookie with a team new to the series could prove daunting for most, but then there aren't many drivers who have the extensive experience Franco Colapinto brings from his time racing sportscars. The Argentinian explains how his LMP2 experience is already helping him in 2022
Victor Martins took his first win of the FIA Formula 3 season in Bahrain, winning a chaotic feature race from a charging Arthur Leclerc.
After finishing third in the opening FIA Formula 3 round in Bahrain, Russian driver Alexander Smolyar said he is “trying to focus on my job” amid confusion over his participation.
Ferrari junior Ollie Bearman has expressed confusion over his track-limits penalty in the FIA Formula 3 sprint race, saying he was only aware of crossing the white line once.
Isack Hadjar was handed victory in a dramatic first round of the FIA Formula 3 championship in Bahrain after on-the-road-winner Ollie Bearman was given a five-second penalty for track limits.
Rookie Franco Colapinto took pole position in FIA Formula 3 qualifying for Van Amersfoort Racing, topping qualifying at the first attempt for the newcomer Dutch squad.
Roman Stanek topped FIA Formula 3 practice in Bahrain, leading from Gregoire Saucy and Arthur Leclerc.
FIA Formula 3 driver Ollie Bearman says he has been working with a sports psychologist ahead of his rookie season as part of his support from the Ferrari Drivers’ Academy.
FIA Formula 3 driver Alexander Smolyar says he will not drive in the series this year after conditions were imposed on Russian drivers following the country’s invasion of Ukraine.
FIA Formula 2 and Formula 3 team Hitech Grand Prix has terminated its sponsorship deal with Russian chemical company Uralkali “with immediate effect” amid the ongoing conflict in Ukraine.
Hitech Grand Prix rookie Isack Hadjar topped FIA Formula 3 pre-season testing in Bahrain for a second consecutive day on Friday.
Isack Hadjar was quickest on the second day of FIA Formula 3 pre-season testing in Bahrain, topping the timesheets for Hitech Grand Prix.
Zane Maloney topped the timesheets for Trident in the first day of FIA Formula 3 pre-season testing in Bahrain.
His career has been a slowburner but Gregoire Saucy trounced a collection of F1 juniors in Formula Regional by Alpine last year, and now he’s preparing to do it again in FIA F3. Here’s how the Swiss caught the world by surprise in 2021 and how he plans to do it all over again
GB3 champion and Aston Martin Autosport BRDC Award finalist Zak O’Sullivan has joined Williams’ Formula 1 driver academy ahead of a move into FIA F3 for this season.
Franco Colapinto has signed to join Van Amersfoort Racing for its first season in FIA Formula 3, joining Rafael Villagomez and Reece Ushijima at the Dutch team.
2019 British Formula 4 champion Zane Maloney will move into the FIA Formula 3 championship for 2022, joining reigning teams' champion Trident for his maiden campaign.
Alexander Smolyar will move to MP Motorsport for the 2022 FIA Formula 3 season after splitting from ART Grand Prix.
Red Bull junior drivers Dennis Hauger and Jehan Daruvala will drive for Prema Racing in the 2022 Formula 2 season, taking the programme's tally of F2 drivers to five.
Arthur Leclerc will stay with Prema Racing for his second season in FIA Formula 3 in 2022, and will also continue his association with the Ferrari Drivers' Academy.
With a veritable feast of feeder series talent in 2021, FIA Formula 2 and Formula 3 produced some of its most exciting racing yet. Although Prema Racing drivers once again dominated the respective series, drivers from other teams also stole the limelight to mark themselves out as stars of the future, or validate their highly-regarded standing
Taking three of the four titles and producing two outstanding champions in the process, Prema Racing remained the team to beat in Formula 1's feeder series in 2021. Team boss Rene Rosin reveals the traits that helped Dennis Hauger and Oscar Piastri to come out on top in Formula 3 and Formula 2
Future W Series champions moving into a Formula 3 seat would be a "fantastic boost" for the series and has been proposed by the FIA, according to rally legend Michele Mouton.
Formula Regional European champion Gregoire Saucy topped the timesheet on the final day of FIA Formula 3 post-season testing in Valencia for ART Grand Prix to end up fastest overall.
Prema's Jak Crawford topped the second day of post-season FIA Formula 3 testing in Valencia from ART rookie Gregoire Saucy.
Jack Doohan led the first day of FIA Formula 3 post-season testing in Valencia, topping both sessions with newcomer Van Amersfoort Racing.
Ex-Formula 1 driver Nico Hulkenberg and Formula 3 race winner Logan Sargeant will test an IndyCar for the first time next week at Barber Motorsports Park.
The FIA Formula 2 Championship has announced a record 14-round calendar for the 2022 season that will comprise 28 races on the Formula 1 support bill.
Van Amersfoort Racing has been selected to join the FIA Formula 3 grid for the next three seasons, replacing HWA Racelab.
After a disastrous 2020 in FIA Formula 3 with Hitech, Dennis Hauger began to doubt himself - with the self-belief he had built through success in junior series evaporating. But after regrouping, he stormed to the F3 title in 2021. Here’s how he did it